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Baruch College Offers Expertise On Auditing & Accounting Practices
Douglas R. Carmichael is the Claire and Eli Mason Professor of Accountancy at the Zicklin School of Business. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a
Certified Fraud Examiner, who is available to comment on the following topics:
— Auditing matters in criminal and civil litigation
— Advanced accounting and auditing practice problems
— Accounting systems
In addition to his work at Baruch College, Carmichael was Chief Auditor for the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Vice President of The Philadelphia Area Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and Chairman of the Auditing Standards Committee, American Accounting Association, Auditing Section.
Carmichael’s work has been featured in several publications including Ethics for CPA, Guide to Risk-Based Audits of Nonprofit Organizations, The CPA's Guide to Professional Ethics, Accountants' Legal Liability and Risk Management, and Guide to International Standards on Auditing and Related Services.
Carmichael has received several awards including the Treasury and Risk Management, 100 Most Influential People in Finance, the Max Block Distinguished Article Award, Business Finance, "2004's Influencers: 60 You Need To Know," and The Accounting Today, Top 100 Most Influential People in the Profession.
He graduated with a B.S. in Economics and a M.A.S and a Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of Illinois.